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Action News 5 Newsletter

Contentious "Don't Say Gay" bill passes subcommittee

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC-TV) - A proposal dubbed the "Don't Say Gay" bill passed the House Education Subcommittee Wednesday. The legislation limits all sexually related instruction to "natural human reproduction science" in kindergarten through eighth grade.

Wrong-way crash on I-55 leaves two people dead

MARION, AR (KAIT) - Two people died Wednesday night when their vehicles slammed head-on on Interstate 55 near Marion in Crittenden County. 

Nigerian underwear bomber gets life in prison

DETROIT (AP) - Calling it a "just punishment," a U.S. federal judge ordered life in prison Thursday for a Nigerian man who turned away from a privileged life and tried to blow up an international jetliner with nearly 300 people during a suicide mission for al-Qaida.

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